CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Cnidaria (phylum)  »  Anthozoa (class)  »  Alcyonacea (order)  »  Coralliidae (family)

CAAB Code: 11 183901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Corallium spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 11 - Cnidaria Jellyfish, sea anemones, corals and allies
Family: 11 183 Coralliidae (precious corals) - show full list
Common Name: [a precious coral]
Organism Type: a precious coral
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Slope Demersal (200-2000m)
Abyssal (2000m+)
Parent Codes: 11 183000     Coralliidae
Child Codes: 99 110632     Corallium n. sp. AA
99 110375     Corallium sp. A
99 110376     Corallium sp. B
99 110560     Corallium sp. C
99 110561     Corallium sp. D
99 110377     Corallium sp. E
99 110378     Corallium sp. F
99 110562     Corallium sp. G
Distribution map:
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Occurrence locations [1] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to this level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

AFD NZOR-6-35465
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-04-16
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Scientific Name
verified against
Tu, T.-H., Dai, C.-F., Jeng, M.-S., 2016. Taxonomic revision of Coralliidae with descriptions of new species from New Caledonia and the Hawaiian Archipelago., Marine Biology Research, Vol. 12(10): 1003-1038. . doi:10.1080/17451000.2016.1241411
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